CCRI’s Senior Research Fellow, Julie Urquhart has been successful with her application to join the Editorial Board for prestigious international journal ‘Society and Natural Resources’.
October 15th 2008 marks the 10th anniversary of the UN recognised ‘International Rural Women’s Day. As a research institute that specialises in rural matters, and having women represented at all levels, the CCRI approached a number of the team to discuss their role in rural research. This week we hear from Julie Urquhart.
The CCRI was pleased to welcome Bárbara Soriano and Dr Vera Ventura during the summer months.
Mauro Vigani is at the 30th International Conference of Agricultural Economists, the tri-annual conference of the International Association of Agricultural Economists (IAAE), where he is presenting a paper.
Julie Urquhart is at the 24th International Symposium on Society and Resource Management (ISSRM) in Salt Lake, Utah, where she is launching her new book, making a presenting on tree health risks as well as a poster presentation on the SURE-Farm project
Julie Urquhart has co-edited a new book, officially launched today at the 24th International Symposium on Society and Resource Management (ISSRM) in Utah, which offers the first book length synthesis of social science approaches to tree health.
The EU funded SURE-Farm project has published a policy brief which outlines why a broader view of resilience is needed to ensure a sustainable agricultural sector in the longer term.
Media coverage for University of Gloucestershire researchers explore the resilience of UK arable farming
The SURE-Farm project is seeking arable farmers in East Anglia to participate in research investigating resilience and sustainability of farming systems.
Julie Urquhart and Mauro Vigani have been giving training sessions for qualitative methods for understanding dimensions of farm resilience at a SURE-Farm meeting in Madrid